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Cave Spider


Life at the Limits

From the cave spider,(left) with toothed claws at the end of each leg to a jumping spider that can leap up to 25 times its body length, find out more about extraordinary spiders and other amazing arachnids in Life at the Limits , now on view.   




Exhibition Feature 1 Spider

A Chilean rose hair tarantula from Spiders Alive!

Summer 2015 Adventures in Science Camps

Explore the creepy, crawly world of these fascinating eight-legged animals in the summer camp Spiders: Webs Unraveled, with sessions for students in grades 2 through 5. Call 212-313-7893 for more information or visit Adventures in Science.

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